Last night was the 2013 MLB All-Star game. Ah, America’s pastime! Who doesn’t love a good baseball game? And what better way to open up America’s game then with a heartfelt rendition of ‘God Bless America’?
And…wait, a minute. Who is this guy coming out to sing God Bless AMERICA?
When our children have seen 5000 hours of television before they ever come to school, we cannot ignore the ways in which television’s form and content may have shaped their perceptions of themselves and their world.
David Considine in An Introduction to Media Literacy: The What, Why and How To’s (via chalkhopscotch)